Past Events

The U.S. Naval War College (NWC) event calendar is expansive. Through reflection and examination, past NWC events may still highlight our educational and research position in the naval community and the wider defense audience.

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U.S. Naval War College Past Events

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Mar 24 2020

NWC Talks: Civil-Military Relations with Lindsay Cohn

8:00 a.m.
U.S. Naval War College, 686 Cushing Road, Newport, RI 02841

Associate professor Lindsay Cohn discusses the importance and effect of civil-military relations in society. Cohn’s research and publications focus on military organizations, civil-military relations, international law of war, and foreign policy/public opinion.

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Jan 24 2020

NWC Talks: China and the Law of Sea with James Kraska

8:00 a.m.
U.S. Naval War College, 686 Cushing Road, Newport, RI 02841

Professor James Kraska discusses China's use of legal claims to challenge freedom of navigation in the waters around Asia. Kraska is chairman of the Naval War College's Stockton Center for International Law.

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Dec 18 2019

NWC Talks: China in Africa with Naunihal Singh

8:00 a.m.
U.S. Naval War College, 686 Cushing Road, Newport, RI 02841

Assistant professor Naunihal Singh discusses the surge of Chinese investment in African nations and what it means for the geopolitics of Africa.

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Nov 25 2019

NWC Talks: Russia’s Great Power Competition with Mike Petersen

8:00 a.m.
U.S. Naval War College, 686 Cushing Road, Newport, RI 02841

Associate professor Mike Petersen discusses Russia’s great power competition with the United States. Petersen is the Director of the Russia Maritime Studies Institute at the United States Naval War College.

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Nov 04 2019

NWC Talks: Understanding China’s Maritime Strategy with James Holmes

8:00 a.m.
U.S. Naval War College, 686 Cushing Road, Newport, RI 02841

U.S. Naval War College is proud to debut a new video series called “NWC Talks.” Our intent is to spotlight and share the expertise of our world-class faculty, whose research and scholarship cover the globe in breadth and reach.

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Sep 30 2019

NWC Talks: Imagining the Arctic with Mary Thompson-Jones

8:00 a.m.
U.S. Naval War College, 686 Cushing Road, Newport, RI 02841

U.S. Naval War College is proud to debut a new video series called “NWC Talks.” Our intent is to spotlight and share the expertise of our world-class faculty, whose research and scholarship cover the globe in breadth and reach.

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Sep 27 2019

NWC Talks: Central and South America with Larry McCabe

8:00 a.m.
U.S. Naval War College, 686 Cushing Road, Newport, RI 02841

U.S. Naval War College is proud to debut a new video series called “NWC Talks.” Our intent is to spotlight and share the expertise of our world-class faculty, whose research and scholarship cover the globe in breadth and reach.

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Sep 25 2019

NWC Talks: Nuclear Southern Asia with Frank O'Donnell

8:00 a.m.
U.S. Naval War College, 686 Cushing Road, Newport, RI 02841

U.S. Naval War College is proud to debut a new video series called “NWC Talks.” Our intent is to spotlight and share the expertise of our world-class faculty, whose research and scholarship cover the globe in breadth and reach.